Style Collective Gals Gather at Gumtree LA

Are you in the mood for some shopping, interior design, or yummy and healthy ‘down unda’ delights?’ I’m delighted to introduce you to one of my favorite places in the South Bay for all those things … Gumtree LA in Hermosa Beach! With a new store in Manhattan Beach and a Gumtree Kids in Hermosa, … Continue Reading

Change Your Socks; Change Your Look!

When Chrissy’s Knee High Socks first approached me to do a blog post, my creative juices started flowing. What if something as simple as a pair of knee socks could be the answer to creating a whole new look without spending a fortune? It’s been a long time since I donned a pair of knee … Continue Reading

A Splendid Reunion

What do you do when two of your Fierce 50 sisters come in town for the Grammy’s? Well, you go shopping, of course! Hitting the Splendid store in downtown Manhattan Beach is always a treat. The staff welcomed us with open arms. With their #spreadsoftness theme permeating their sunlit boutique, the three of us had … Continue Reading

Styling in Chico’s Leopard Lounge

Chico’s has been celebrating women at midlife long before we began celebrating ourselves! With the latest Girlfriend’s Celebration Events at select locations across the country, Chico’s is partnering with the women of The Fierce 50 to show you that age is just a number! I was delighted when Chico’s asked me to spend an afternoon … Continue Reading

Chico’s Girlfriend Jeans

Back in December, I was in the midst of a brilliant yoga class when a vision came through me. Yoga is my happy place and fills me with the most delicious inspiration! A beautiful vision appeared with the intention of creating a supportive, collaborative community and to begin to shift a perception of women at … Continue Reading

Escape to The El Colibri Hotel & Spa!

The warm and cozy town of Cambria is about a 4 hour drive north of Los Angeles. Cambria is home to the El Colibri Hotel & Spa located just on the outskirts of town. I was delighted when the hotel reached out offering me a deluxe vacation escape on the heels of launching The Fierce 50 … Continue Reading

The Gal In The Middle

February 19th marked the launch of the first annual Fierce 50 Campaign bringing together over 50 female bloggers over the age of 50 in a celebration of midlife on the 50th day of the year! Sally sells seashells …!!! I’m honored to introduce you to my fellow Fashion Blogger and partner in crime in organizing this … Continue Reading

Sally Lou Loveman: LoveSpeaks Fiercely

Meet Sally Lou Loveman, CatherineGraceo’s sister blogger and kindred spirit in The Fierce 50 Campaign! From Oprah to lovespeaks.tv, it’s quite a journey!

It’s Cooler In The Shade: Style Collective Valentine’s!

When The Style Collective Sisters get together, it’s a treat. And, when they get together for a festive Valentine’s celebration in the South Bay, they head straight to Shade Hotel Redondo Beach. Located in the beautiful Redondo Beach Marina, there’s no more perfect venue to toast your Style Collective Sisters in high style. Set along … Continue Reading

Healthy Aging: How CGO Turns the Clock Back Naturally

As a woman, there’s overwhelming pressure to look younger. As a woman at midlife, there’s even more pressure. We live in a culture that values youth over wisdom and life experience. It’s enough to make a woman at midlife want to run and hide, yet there’s a better way; a healthier and more natural way. … Continue Reading